Braces after Forty: 3 Reasons Why Adult Braces Make Sense

Dr. Mike DeldarBlog, Category: Invisalign, Cosmetic Dentistry, General / Family Dentistry, Orthodontic Options

Image of a brunette woman that is in need of adult braces.

Braces – they’re just for kids, right? Actually, they’re not. While kids and teens are typically the ones we all see wearing braces, the fact is that adults can get them too. In fact, if your Noblesville dentist has recommended adult braces, the reason is likely more than just cosmetic. 3 Reasons Why You Should Consider Adult Braces It is typically thought that the only reason an adult would invest in orthodontics is because they wanted a Hollywood smile. Having a beautiful smile is definitely something to be desired, but aesthetics is just scratching the surface. There are three main … Read More

Invisalign vs Braces? Which is better for your teeth?

Dr. Mike DeldarCategory: Invisalign, Orthodontic Options

Braces vs invisalign? This image for orthodontics, braces, and invisible braces, and adult braces.

Often children’s teeth are straight and white but things change as they grow. In most adults, the teeth either protrude too much or are barely distinguishable from the gums. In the past, metal braces were the only option available for someone who wanted straight teeth. Now, you have a choice between braces and Invisalign. Braces Braces is the colloquial name for “orthodontic appliances.” Braces are made of stainless steel, nickel, titanium, copper, molybdenum, and other rare metals. Springs and rubber bands are also used. Your orthodontist uses braces to straighten your teeth and correct your bite. How Do Braces Work? … Read More